John Durkin

John Durkin

(801) 584-1820
JDurkin@smithcorrell.com
50 West Broadway, Suite 1010
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Fax: (801) 584-1820

Education
  • J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law
  • B.S. from the University of Utah

John Durkin is an attorney at Smith Correll focusing on complex securities issues and other disputes centered around financial matters and the capital markets. Prior to joining Smith Correll, John was in the Seattle office of an AM Top 20 Firm, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.

There, his practice focused on corporate and securities law matters for emerging growth companies, financial institutions, and publicly traded companies.

Prior to joining the WSGR, John spent 5 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a Vice President and ran regulatory and compliance coverage in the Investment Banking Division’s Technology, Media, and Telecom (TMT) and Clean Technology and Renewables (CTR) practices. While at Goldman, John led over a hundred internal investigations related to regulatory matters in the securities industry.

Prior to law school, John worked as a financial analyst in RBC Capital Market’s investment banking division with a focus on biotechnology and medical device companies.

John’s industry insight and financial background provide added benefits to his clients in cases involving complex financial matters.